Capitals Insider: Caps-Bruins


Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 03/30/2014

Five thoughts on Capitals’ 4-2 loss to Boston

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss to the Bruins.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:55 AM ET, 03/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Bruins, Five thoughts, Jason Chimera, Power play

Posted at 08:48 PM ET, 03/29/2014

‘Terrible’ penalty costs Capitals in loss to Bruins

A questionable charging call against Ovechkin stymied the Capitals’ momentum in the third period, preventing any attempt at a comeback.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:48 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Bruins

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 03/29/2014

Open thread: Capitals vs. Bruins

Discuss the game as the Capitals and Braden Holtby host the Bruins on Saturday afternoon.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:50 AM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps-Bruins, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 03/28/2014

Capitals ready to face streaking Bruins

The Bruins are 13-0-1 heading into Saturday’s matinee at Verizon Center.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:03 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Bruins

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 03/07/2014

Five Thoughts on the Capitals’ 3-0 loss to the Bruins

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss Thursday at Boston.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:09 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps-Bruins, Five thoughts, Karl Alzner, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 11:37 PM ET, 03/06/2014

Capitals lose third straight as offense sputters

For the second straight game Washington recorded only eight shots through the first 40 minutes.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:37 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Caps-Flyers, Karl Alzner

Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 03/06/2014

Open thread: Capitals at Bruins

Discuss the game as the Capitals visit Boston Thursday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  06:45 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 03/06/2014

Capitals without Brooks Laich and John Erskine against Bruins

The Caps will be without two veterans in Boston Thursday.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:38 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps-Bruins, Groin injuries, Injuries, John Erskine

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 03/06/2014

Jaroslav Halak joins Capitals but Braden Holtby will start against Bruins

Halak is glad to have a chance to play in the playoffs again.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:33 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Bruins, Jaroslav Halak

Posted at 11:13 PM ET, 03/01/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-2 win in Boston

Notes and observations on the Capitals’ win over the Bruins.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:13 PM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins

Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 03/01/2014

Alex Ovechkin records his 800th career point; Oates: ‘That’s not a milestone’

Coach Adam Oates, he of 1,420 career points, keeps Ovechkin’s latest marker in perspective.

By Katie Carrera  |  06:23 PM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Bruins, milestones

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 03/01/2014

Open thread: Capitals at Bruins

Discuss the game as the Caps take on the Bruins.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:29 AM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 02/28/2014

Mikhail Grabovski returns to Washington for evaluation, will not face Bruins

The veteran center aggravated his sprained left ankle against the Panthers on Thursday.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:53 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Injuries, Mikhail Grabovski

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 04/27/2013

Open thread: Capitals vs. Bruins

Discuss the game as the Capitals host the Bruins in the final game of the regular season.

By Katie Carrera  |  06:18 PM ET, 04/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 03/17/2013

Matt Hendricks on fighting the Bruins

The Capitals forward shared his side of everything that happened with the Bruins in Washington's 4-1 loss on Saturday.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:38 PM ET, 03/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam McQuaid, Caps-Bruins, Matt Hendricks, Shawn Thornton

Posted at 12:34 AM ET, 03/17/2013

Bruins force Matt Hendricks into 'joke' fight

Of all the fights that ensued at TD Garden Saturday, when the Bruins cornered Matt Hendricks and forced him to fight drew the ire of the Capitals.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:34 AM ET, 03/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam McQuaid, Caps-Bruins, Matt Hendricks, Nathan Horton, Shawn Thornton

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 03/16/2013

Open thread: Capitals at Bruins

Discuss the game as the Capitals take on the Bruins Saturday afternoon.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:16 PM ET, 03/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Jack Hillen, Lineups, Open Thread

Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 03/06/2013

One timers: Capitals claim momentum-building win over Bruins

Notes on Wojtek Wolski, Tomas Kundratek and more from the Capitals' 4-3 overtime win against the Bruins.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:20 AM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, One timers, Steven Oleksy, Tomas Kundratek, Wojtek Wolski

Posted at 11:51 PM ET, 03/05/2013

Eric Fehr's highlight-reel, game-winning goal against the Bruins (video)

Re-live the Capitals' winger's game-winning overtime goal against the Bruins.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:51 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Eric Fehr

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 03/05/2013

Adam Oates: Steve Oleksy brings balance to Capitals defense

Coach Adam Oates explains that Steve Oleksy will help bring balance to the Capitals' defense because he is a right-handed shot.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:34 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps-Bruins, Hershey Bears, Steven Oleksy

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 03/05/2013

Troy Brouwer sick, misses Capitals' morning skate (updated)

Troy Brouwer is sick and was told to take the morning off ahead of the Capitals' game against the Bruins at Verizon Center.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:33 AM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Bruins, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 03/05/2013

Capitals hope to 'hang' with Bruins

Washington's focus is the test the Bruins pose at this stage in the season, not its playoff victory of nearly four months ago.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:39 AM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps-Bruins, Karl Alzner, Troy Brouwer